Magazine pages and color paper can be recycled into pretty gift wrapping bows. These bows can be made in a few simple steps.

Glimpse of the Result:

Paper Gift Wrapping Ribbon

How To:

Step 1:

Cut four strips of paper – 1″ width and about 8″ length.

Step 2:

Glue the two edges of the strip together. Paste at the center as shown.

Step 3:

Repeat the above step for all the strips.

Step 4:

Set the strips in a star like as shown. Glue the pieces at the center.

Step 5:

Repeat steps 1 to 4 with four strips of 1″ X 4″.

Step 6:

Set this small piece at the center of the piece we made in Step 4.

Step 7:

Take a small strip of paper and glue the edges together like a circular loop.

Step 8:

Paste this at the center to complete the paper gift wrapping ribbon bow.

Real simple to make. You can now use this as an embellishment on your gifts…

Paper Gift Wrapping Ribbon